Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Many congratulations to all the nominees and winners of the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2013. If you’re interested in finding out some insights into their comedy, then check out these audio and video interviews with Sara Shulman. More interviews from the Edinburgh Festival can be found at youtube.com/comedyblogedy as well as on the Comedy Blogedy podcast.…

Don’t Drop The Egg

Don’t Drop The Egg Cellar, Pleasance Courtyard 1st – 26th August 2013 3:30pm (1hour) 14+ Tickets: https://www.edfringe.com/whats-on/comedy/don-t-drop-the-egg Young, dumb and full of words! They are GibbensMagnusJones. Born at sea to a pirate father and no mother, these three comic triplets present narrative sketch comedy from the depths of the Clapham Falcons’ changing room. You will…

Interview with Caroline Rhea

Though she may be best known by many as Aunt Hilda on Sabrina, Caroline Rhea is one of the most accomplished comedians and comedy actresses of her generation. Her last run at the Fringe in 2010 won her great reviews, as well as a growing British fan-base, and she returns this year with another fresh…

Interview with Felicity Ward

Felicity Ward is a multi-award winning comedian. In 2012, Felicity stole the hearts and the stars of the critics with her deeply personal but hilarious show The Hedgehog Dilemma. The critical acclaim arrived en mass and the outstanding reviews rolled in from start to finish. But amongst the accolades, the self-congratulations and the tearstained Angus…

Interview with Mark Dolan

Mark Dolan is a comedian, writer and TV presenter. Most recently he fronted a brand new series lampooning the world of ads, in Channel 4’s ‘Mad Bad Ad Show’. This followed three series of the hugely popular Channel 4 documentary series, ‘The World’s…and Me’, which featured the world’s smallest, tallest and hairiest people, as well as the most…

Hot Dub Time Machine

Hot Dub Time Machine is the World’s First Time Travelling Dance Party, pioneering the use of “boogie energy” to party through music history. From Rock Around the Clock to Skrillex, it’s the best music of the last sixty years served up in a time travelling, audio-visual super party! Hot Dub Time Machine is created and…

Interview with Rob Broderick (Abandoman)

Rob Broderick is a multi-award winning comedian and phenomenally talented freestyle comedy rapper. Rob performs with James Hancox as ‘Abandoman’ and in February 2013, their debut performance in Australia won them a Best Comedy nomination and a Best Newcomer award at the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Abandoman supported the multi-platinum artist Ed Sheeran on his sell-out…

Interview with David Trent

David Trent is “one of the most talked-about people in comedy right now.” (GUARDIAN ****) and was nominated forthe Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Festival in 2012 as well as the 2013 Chortle Comedy Awards Breakthrough Act. After a total sell-out run of ‘Spontaneous Comedian’ in 2012, ‘This Is All…

Interview with Ben Target

Ben Target is an award-winning comedian and one of the most creative and innovative comedians in the U.K. Ben was nominated for Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer for his 53-minute show debut “hour” at the Edinburgh Festival in 2012 and has consistently been a Fringe favourite. Ben has performed all around the world, delighting…